Taylor Swift is one of successful singers. When she was 15 years old, she was found by future music mogul Scott Borchetta when she was performing at a Nashville cafe. And now, Taylor Swift has become a very popular singer and her songs have become hits in a lot of countries. So, what is Taylor Swift’s net worth?
Net Worth of Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift has a net worth of $400 million. It is also known that her salary is $150 million per year. As explained in the introduction of the article above that Borchetta was the one who found her when she was performing at a Nashville cafe. Then, Taylor was signed by Borchetta as the first artist under his Big Machine Records which was newly formed.
Now, Taylor Swift has become one of the most-popular and most successful entertainers on the earth. She earned north of $150 million in some touring years.
There is information that between June 2016 and June 2017, she earned around $50 million. There have been some years where she has made more than $150 million off album sales, merchandise, touring and endorsements. For example, because of the massively successful 1989 world tour, she earned $170 million. It was between June 2015 and June 2016.
She earned $185 million from her empire because of her Reputation stadium tour between June 2018 and June 2019. It grossed $226 million. Then, between June 2019 and June 2020, she could earn $64 million.
During Taylor Swift’s career, she has partnered with hundreds of companies for endorsements and partnerships. Some of her partnership companies are CoverGirl, AT&T, Verizon Wireless, Diet Coke, Qantas, Keds, AirAsia, Target and Sony Electronics.
Early Life of Taylor Swift
Taylor Alison Swift is the real name of Taylor Swift. She was born on December 13th, 1989 in West Reading, Pennsylvania. Her early years were spent by her with her parents namely Scott and Andrea and also her brother namely Austin. At that time, they lived on a Christmas tree farm.
She was a student of a Montessori school for preschool and kindergarten. Then, she moved to The Wyndcroft School for first grade. When Taylor was 9 years old, she started to be interested in musical theatre. Besides, she also registered in vocal and acting lessons in New York City. She was a fan of Shania Twain and it was the reason why she got into country music. When Taylor Swift was a tween and teen, she performed at local events and festivals. Then, she was sure that she needed to go to Nashville. After that, she and her mom went and submitted Taylor’s early demo of Dolly Parton and The Chicks covers. However, the record label did not think that she was original enough. Nevertheless, Taylor Swift left Nashville without a record deal.
When Taylor Swift was 12 years old, she learned how to pay the guitar and wrote Lucky You. Then, when she was 14 years old, her family moved to Nashville to give her a better chance of breaking into music. In 2003, she began working with music manager named Dan Dymtrow. He has an important role in getting Swift a modeling gig for the Rising Stars campaign by Abercombrie and Fitch and got one of her original songs included on a compilation CD from Maybelline.
After she performed her original songs at showcase for RCA Records, she was signed to an artist development deal.
Career of Taylor Swift
Taylor swift released her first single entitled Tim McGraw one year later after she signed with Big Machine Records. This single preceded her first self-titled studio album release. On the US Billboard, she reached the number five position. However, she got the number one position on the US Country Music chart.
There were two number one hit singles from the album. The title of those singles were Our Song and Should’ve Said No. Until now, more than four times, the first album of Taylor Swift has been certified platinum by the RIAA.
The second album of Taylor Swift entitled Fearless. It peaked at number one on the US Billboard, New Zealand, US Country, and Canadian music charts. In four countries, it has been certified platinum. Also, it has been certified six times in the USA alone. It also produced two number -one singles Love Story and You Belong with Me.
Taylor Swift has performed with a number of music artists such as Justin Bieber, John Mayer, and Faith Hill. She got a lot of accolades including 23 American Music Awards, ten Grammy Awards and 23 Billboard Music Awards. Until now, more than 50 million albums and 150 million singles have been sold globally. Taylor Swift started five world tours between 2009 and 2018. These world tours grossed a total of $943 million.
Not only singing, Taylor Swift also has made an appearance in several televisions and films. Those were on Saturday Night Live and Dateline NBC where she became herself and also in fictionalized roles on shows and movies such as Valentine’s Day, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and Hannah Montana: The Movie.
In addition, Taylor Swift also has appeared in a lot of popular publications such as Teen Vogue, Seventeen, and Rolling Stone. Taylor Swift released her latest album entitled Folklore in August 2020. It debuted at the top of the charts.
Real Estate of Taylor Swift
Now, after we know about her net worth, career, earnings and early life, how about her real estate? When Taylor Swift was 20 years old, she purchased a condo in downtown Nashville. Now, it is worth $3 million. In 2011, she purchased a large estate in the suburbs of Nashville and the price was $2.5 million. In 2013, around $6.65 million was spent by her on a 12,000 feet square-foot waterfront home which is located in Rhode Island.
Taylor Swift has $50 million worth of apartments in New York City. She started her Manhattan footprint in 2014. It was when she bought a penthouse in Tribeca which she finally transformed into a 10-bedroom duplex. Now, it is likely worth north of $20 million on its own.
She purchased the 100 year old four story penthouse in 2017 beside the duplex for $12.5 million. IN February 2018, $10 million was spent by her on another condo in her original building.
In Los Angeles, Taylor Swift lives in a $30 million mansion which she got in September 2015.